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... write back before now! Anyhow, ANA is only a general test that can be positive in a wide variety of conditions, not just lupus. The ANA test involves doing successive dilutions, and inspecting the sample at each point to see if "fluoresced material" still shows up. ... (1 replies)
Possible lupus?
Mar 22, 2014
... I am awaiting ANA test results... ... (7 replies)
... symptomatic with the fatigue,depression, weight gain and my skin and scalp was like a desert. i went on thyroxine for a year and then came off it and my thyroid levels have miraculously stayed up. ... (2 replies)

... by a Fibromyalgia specialist physicians Assistant. She was definite that I have fibromyalgia. But wanted to do some more blood work since I did have a positive ANA come back from my pcp blood work. ... (8 replies)
... ml. They remain high which does usually indicate MCTD. Also, I have been negative for other tests except for the white and red blood cell tests. ... (9 replies)
... ANA levels are connected to a couple of things, it is sometimes hard to figure things out until you look at it holistically and get the right team of doctors ... ... (2 replies)
... high ana levels and doctors can't figure out anything (2 replies)
ANA levels???
Jun 28, 2004
... Hi! I've received a lot of conflicting information about high ANA, really high, etc. ... (1 replies)
... dsdna levels because I'm not sure how high they were, just that they were high. ... (8 replies)
... Also all her lab levels with lab reference. ... (9 replies)
... Blood was drawn when your levels had dipped. ... (9 replies)
... Bockc, hello & welcome! As Angel said, ANA can be positive in multiple diseases & conditions, thus it's considered to be only a threshold test. Presumably drs. first consider your symptoms & only then decide which add'l, more specific tests to order. That's why we're wondering about symptoms. ANA is also sometimes elevated due to a passing virus, aging, a family... (2 replies)
... Ro positive. ANA levels can be wildly high. A fair percent also have Sjogren's. ... (12 replies)
+ANA>2650
Feb 7, 2005
... It's amazing how many symptoms occur when your thyroid levels are off. Also, autoimmune thyroid disease can cause high ANA levels. ... (7 replies)
ANA levels???
Jun 28, 2004
... huh. I just found out that my ANA level is 1.160. Is that hight? ... (1 replies)
... hen I do, then I don't...well, you get the picture. I'm back to my original dr now and he of course believes it is lupus. However, the recent tests only showed high ANA levels, high WBC, and high urea or whatever which he said was dehydration. Of course, there is still signs of malnutrition. ... (5 replies)
ANA Levels
Oct 23, 2003
... which he said was high. He said he wasn't going to retest because once your ANA is positive it doesn't change. I thought that those levels can vary. Is this true? ... (3 replies)
ANA levels
Oct 9, 2003
... Long story short was told I did not have lupus other disease. He seemed to think that my high ANA were just normal for me. I get a physical each year and my Dr. ... (0 replies)
ANA question???
Dec 28, 2002
... Just wondering if anyone knows of the coorilation between ANA and Lupus? ... (2 replies)
... tests even though ANA was negative. When ANA is done using the "reflex" testing approach, if it's negative, all the various AB tests aren't necessarily run. ... (18 replies)


Associated Tags: ana, ana 1:160 homogeneos, lupus, postive dsdna

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